Job details

Job details
Employer Cardinal Pole Roman Catholic School
Location Hackney, East London
Salary MPS Inner London
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts ASAP

Cardinal Pole Catholic School is a mixed 11-18 popular oversubscribed school. The school has exceptional facilities. 

Cardinal Pole Catholic School community celebrated another set of outstanding A Level and vocational results and a very pleasing set of GCSE results in 2017.  A Level students were delighted with their achievements, ensuring that they secured their places at university, including 29% in prestigious Russell Group Universities such as Oxford, UCL, Warwick, Kings College London, Liverpool and Birmingham.

Consistently in the top 10% of sixth forms in the country, the school maintained this impressive achievement this year that OFSTED 2017 described as ‘outstanding’. Over 50%  of grades were A*- B and 80% of grades were at A*- C.

The GCSE Maths results at 70% C grade equivalent and English at 74% C grade equivalent were both above national, an excellent achieving given the aps on entry. 

Our most recent inspection in October 2016 from the Diocese of Westminster graded the school as outstanding in every category. The report commented that our ‘distinctive inclusive ethos of this school is tangible in every area of school life from classroom to corridors and in relationships between students and staff’ and described progress as outstanding.  Importantly, it described the school as a ‘safe place that allows all to flourish’ and a place where ‘Students make outstanding progress’.

Teacher of Modern Foreign Languages 

Salary: MPS Inner London 

Required for:  ASAP

Closing Date:  Tuesday 26th September 2017 at 8.30am 

Interview Date:  TBC

The governors seek to appoint an enthusiastic teacher of Modern Foreign Languages (Spanish and French). The successful candidate should be committed to teaching across the 11-18 range. The department offers French and Spanish. We are looking for an exceptional teacher to join a department which is promoting excellent teaching and learning in order to secure outstanding outcomes, and who works well with staff and pupils to inspire a love of languages. The department is fully staffed with a range of professional development opportunities, supported by assistants.

The appointed candidate would be expected to:

● Be able to teach across the full range 

● Be an excellent classroom practitioner

● Be able to inspire and set the best for others

· Be passionate about students achievements and aspirations

● Contribute to the leadership of the department

● Be committed to the school’s ethos and vision

Ofsted report 2017.

Outstanding Sixth Form grade, Outstanding grade for Welfare and Safety and Good in all other categories

To apply, please email your completed application, recruitment monitoring and Rehabilitation of Offenders form to staceywright@cardinalpole.co.uk or send in the post for the attention of Stacey Wright, HR Advisor.

Please note that CV’s will not be accepted.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be undertaken. We are an Equal Opportunities employer with excellent CPD provision.


About the employer

Information about Cardinal Pole Roman Catholic School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Voluntary Aided
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Roman Catholic
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205 Morning Lane
London
E9 6LG
United Kingdom